Alessandro, HWV 21 (Handel, George Frideric)

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Prelude (Act I, Scene 4)

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Michrond (2016/8/24)

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Ivdruiz (2008/7/17)

Editor Friedrich Chrysander (1826–1901)
Publisher. Info. Georg Friedrich Händels Werke. Band 72
Leipzig: Deutsche Händelgesellschaft, 1877. Plate H.W. 72.
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Massenetique (2011/11/4)

Editor Ebenezer Prout (1835-1909)
Language English / Italian
Translator Nathan Haskell Dole (1852-1935), English text
Publisher. Info. Songs and Airs by George Frideric Handel, Vol.I: For High Voice (pp.36-44)
Boston: Oliver Ditson Company, 1905. Plate ML-1084-9.
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Editor Francesco Marco Algeri
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Ouverturen-Suite

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Notenschreiber (2014/5/14)

Copyist Johann Gottfried Grundig (c.1706-1773)
Johann Gottlieb Morgenstern (1687-1763)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d. (1731-1755)
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RISM 212001014
Movements 2, 3, 4 and 8 are from Ouverture-Suite, FaWV K:D21 by Fasch. 5, 6, and 7 are by an unknown composer.
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Prelude (Act I, Scene 4)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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General Information

Work Title Alessandro
Alternative. Title
Composer Handel, George Frideric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HWV 21
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1726-04-11 (end date)
First Performance. 1726-05-05 in London: King's Theatre in the Haymarket
Librettist Paolo Antonio Rolli (1687-1765)
after Bartolomeo Ortensio Mauro (1633-1725)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, chorus and orchestra
External Links Wikipedia article
Alessandro - scores at Sheet Music Plus


Misc. Comments

There are sections marked coro on p.27, 119, and 129 of the Chrysander score, and while the two outer ones are for the soloists together, the one on p.119 is for a chorus of soldiers. (Assuming this is a male chorus)